L E Nigrovic
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Cost analysis of enteroviral polymerase chain reaction in infants with fever and cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosisL E Nigrovic
Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:817-21. 2000..Published estimates suggest that 90% of all episodes of meningitis are caused by enterovirus. Enteroviral polymerase chain reaction (ePCR) has a sensitivity of 92% to 100% and a specificity of 97% to 100% in CSF...